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Avg. test scores 30%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 27%

Covington school information

IndexCovingtonKentuckyNational
Average Test Scores35%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools191,15779,221
Total private schools1329824,874
Total post-secondary schools11307,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Covington are 30% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 19 public schools in Covington
  • 79.8% of people in Covington have completed 8th grade
  • 77.2% of people in Covington have completed high school
  • 22.0% of people in Covington have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Covington

      IndexCovingtonKentuckyNational
      Completed 8th grade79.8%81.0%84.3%
      Completed high school77.2%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college52.6%51.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.2%30.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors22.0%22.7%30.3%
      Completed masters7.1%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.2%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%0.9%1.3%

      Covington, KY School Districts

      • Covington Independent School District
      • Kenton County School District

      There are a total of 19 public schools, 13 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Covington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Covington, KY schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Covington, KY, an average of 79.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Madeira, OH8,92495%92%
      Wyoming, OH8,48494%91%
      Terrace Park, OH2,35694%91%
      The Village of Indian Hill, OH5,80394%91%
      Mariemont, OH3,40091%84%
      Covington, KY40,76635%30%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sumter, SC40,76035%28%
      The Colony, TX40,75779%60%
      Campbell, CA40,78853%8%
      Cedar Falls, IA40,82886%75%
      Quincy, IL40,68924%52%
      Covington, KY40,76635%30%
      Source: The Covington, KY education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.